Laguna Beach, CA has twenty-five manufacturing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of California-Los Angeles, the highest ranked school in this group with a manufacturing program, has a total student population of 38,550. It is the 7th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of California.
Manufacturing students from Laguna Beach schools who go on to become manufacturers, manufacturing professionals, manufacturing managers, manufacturing directors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Laguna Beach lies in Orange county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine Metropolitan area has 1,433,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $48,940 average annual salary.
Of the 25 manufacturing schools with a 100-mile radius of Laguna Beach, only 22 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Southern California comes out as the most expensive ($25,638/yr) for manufacturing students, with Mt San Antonio College as the lowest, reported at only $2,897/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Laguna Beach|
|Aliso Viejo||CA||42,862||1||75.2668||4||3.6 miles|
|Laguna Niguel||CA||65,471||0||-||0||4.9 miles|
|Newport Beach||CA||80,777||1||0.80626||0||6.9 miles|
|Mission Viejo||CA||95,388||1||19.6994||137||9.0 miles|
|Costa Mesa||CA||113,091||7||22.8122||265||11.5 miles|
|Fountain Valley||CA||56,133||3||26.6774||70||15.1 miles|
|Garden Grove||CA||167,800||4||26.4852||22||19.3 miles|
|Yorba Linda||CA||67,194||0||-||0||24.1 miles|
|Long Beach||CA||464,505||6||26.5161||271||27.7 miles|
|Lake Elsinore||CA||56,703||0||-||0||28.1 miles|
|Chino Hills||CA||74,322||0||-||0||29.7 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||31.7 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||33.4 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||35.9 miles|
|Rancho Palos Verdes||CA||41,164||1||20.67||2||36.5 miles|